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Details of extension .vba

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .vba file?
  • Which program can create the .vba file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .vba format?
  • What can convert .vba files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .vba extension?
Visual Basic for Applications Project .vba file icon

Visual Basic for Applications Project

VBA file is a Visual Basic for Applications Project. VBA is subset of Visual Basic that provides a common language for customizing Microsoft applications.
Category: Project files
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
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Other types of files may also use the .vba file extension. If you have helpful information about .vba extension, write to us!

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar extensions in our database:

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The .vba filename extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

ba (1), vna (1), vfa (1), vbx (1), vb (1), va (1), fba (1), cba (1), bba (1), vha (1), vbz (1), vbw (1), vab (1), gba (1), dba (1)

Can't open a .vba file?

If you want to open a .vba file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .vba association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.vba

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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